On its continental shelf1, the coastal state has the exclusive right to construct and to authorise and regulate the construction, operation and use of:
(1) artificial islands2;
(2) installations and structures for the purpose of exploring and exploiting, conserving and managing the natural resources and other economic purposes3; and
(3) installations and structures which may interfere with the exercise of the rights of the coastal state4.
The coastal state has exclusive jurisdiction over them, including jurisdiction with regard to customs, fiscal, health, safety and immigration laws and regulations5. Due notice must be given of their construction, and permanent means for
**Trials are provided to all LexisPSL and LexisLibrary content, excluding Practice Compliance, Practice Management and Risk and Compliance, subscription packages are tailored to your specific needs. To discuss trialling these LexisPSL services please email customer service via our online form. Free trials are only available to individuals based in the UK. We may terminate this trial at any time or decide not to give a trial, for any reason. Trial includes one question to LexisAsk during the length of the trial.
To view the latest version of this document and millions of others like it, sign-in to LexisLibrary or register for a free trial.
EXISTING USER? SIGN IN
TAKE A FREE TRIAL
0330 161 1234